Rig Doctor Podcast: Tone Tips, Pedalboard Tricks, & Easy DIY Hacks

By The Rig Doctor

Welcome to the Rig Doctor Podcast, where I’m giving out remedies to soothe your ailing tone and fix your sick pedalboards. I’m your host Mason Marangella, aka the Rig Doctor. I’ve been building rigs for over a decade for many of the industry’s top pros, and now I’m telling all my secrets to DIYers, just like you! I’m giving away all the tricks, tips, resources, and easy hacks that I’ve learned over the years, so you can build a pedalboard just like a pro.

  1. 1.
    Best Guitar Tones of the 90s with Tony Lowe Part 1 of 2
    2:13:36
  2. 2.
    Unpacking The Pedal Movie with Tony Lowe Part 2
    1:13:14
  3. 3.
    Unpacking The Pedal Movie with Tony Lowe Part 1
    1:13:24
  4. 4.
    Unpacking John Mayer's New Single with Tony Lowe
    1:14:04
  5. 5.
    Bob Chidlaw of Source Audio
    1:31:11
  6. 6.
    Tim Stewart | Guitarist & Sideman for Lady Gaga
    1:33:41
  7. 7.
    Joey Landreth of The Bros. Landreth
    1:29:37
  8. 8.
    Dory Lobel | "Making It" in LA, Talking Gear, Playing on The Voice, Touring with the Backstreet Boys & More...
    2:40:30
  1. 9.
    Mason Stoops | Sideman to the Stars, LA Foodie, Session Ace & More...
    1:53:29
  2. 10.
    Erick Walls | Grammy & Emmy-Nominated, Platinum Selling Songwriter, Producer, Guitarist
    1:26:19
  3. 11.
    James DePrato | On Guitar Gear, Working With Dunlop & More!
    1:10:54
  4. 12.
    Bennett Lewis | Playing Guitar for Maren Morris, Of Montreal, & More...
    1:33:46
  5. 13.
    Brian Omilion | Starting a Pedalboard Building Business, Tips, Recommendations, & More...
    1:00:32
  6. 14.
    Michael Nielsen | Pedals That Sound Like Vintage Rack Gear
    1:22:11
  7. 15.
    Goodwood Audio | Tips and Advice from an Internationally Recognized Rig Builder
    1:25:40
  8. 16.
    Paul Jackson Jr. | Gear Evolution, Session Stories, Guitar Tips, & More...
    1:17:49
  9. 17.
    Richard Watson | What Makes 80's & 90's Studio Guitar Tones So Great
    56:11
  10. 18.
    Vindell Smith | Gospel's Go-To Guitarist & Landing the Gig with Kirk Franklin
    1:31:54
  11. 19.
    Mark Karan | A Man That's Worn Many Hats - From The Rembrandts to The Grateful Dead, And More...
    1:28:06
  12. 20.
    Basil Fung | The Mid-90's Session Scene & Working on Alanis Morissette's "Jagged Little Pill"
    1:01:53
  13. 21.
    Derek Wells | Becoming One of Nashville's Top Session Guitarist
    1:51:15
  14. 22.
    The Best Pedals You've Never Heard Of (with Tony Lowe)
    1:52:39
  15. 23.
    David Ryan Harris | Life Stories of an Esteemed Sideman to Songwriter-producer
    1:13:04
  16. 24.
    James Duke | Defining a Decade of Worship Guitar Tones
    1:26:56
  17. 25.
    Michael Thompson | Creating the Iconic Guitar Sounds of 90's & 00's Pop Music
    2:30:28
  18. 26.
    David Grissom | Developing his signature tone, his PRS Guitar, & Sessions with John Mellencamp
    1:37:59
  19. 27.
    Justin Derrico | Sideman for P!NK and NBC's The Voice House Band
    1:45:17
  20. 28.
    NPR Tiny Desk, Dove Awards, & Playing for the Biggest Gospel Artist, Ben Forehand Has Done It All!
    1:46:18
  21. 29.
    Michael Pope on Transitioning from Bethel Music to the Nashville Session Scene
    1:12:51
  22. 30.
    2Pac Sessions , Touring with Ricky Martin, & Crushing YouTube - RJ Ronquillo is a Jack of all Trades!
    1:33:05
  23. 31.
    Rhett Shull's Recipe for Crushing YouTube & Making it as a Sideman
    1:20:31
  24. 32.
    The Godfather of the Pedalboard, Paul Rivera
    1:44:35
  25. 33.
    Cory Wong on Work-Life Balance, Coffee, & Creativity Under Quarantine
    1:08:13
  26. 34.
    The SRV Approach: Tone vs. Technique vs. Gear
    1:31:06
  27. 35.
    Power Your Pedalboard Like A Pro!
    1:48:49
  28. 36.
    Know Your Amp! Low vs. High Wattage Amplifier Pros/Cons
    1:14:30
  29. 37.
    Master Rig Builder, Paul Lenders (Guitarsystems)
    1:36:19
  30. 38.
    Master Rig Builder, Steen Skrydstrup (Skrydstrup R&D)
    1:54:12
  31. 39.
    John Mayer vs. Stevie Ray Vaughan Tone // Is There a Difference?
    1:06:42

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